Summary: Equipment and furniture used by infants and babies in the home, car, and play area.
Publications167 found, 100 shown here
- Car seat challenges: where are we in implementation of these programs?Linda E Williams
Methodist Healthcare System, San Antonio, Tex 78229, USA
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 17:158-63. 2003..Although most programs monitored the same criteria, there were variations in length of testing, which infants were tested, and recommendations for the infants who failed the testing...
- The feasibility and effectiveness of pram walking groups for postpartum women in western SydneyNatalie Watson
Area Health Promotion, Western Sydney Area Health Service, New South Wales
Health Promot J Austr 16:93-9. 2005..We provided postpartum women living in western Sydney with the opportunity to participate in weekly pram walking groups and evaluated the effect of the intervention on self-reported physical activity, mental health and social indicators...
- Pramwalking as postnatal exercise and support: an evaluation of the Stroll Your Way To Well-Being program and supporting resources in terms of individual participation rates and community group formationJ Currie
School of Human Movement Australian Catholic University, 40 Edward St, North Sydney, NSW 2060
Aust J Midwifery 14:21-5. 2001..Future studies need to focus on the prevention and treatment of postnatal depression through exercise...
- Simple car seat insert to prevent upper airway narrowing in preterm infants: a pilot studyShirley L Tonkin
New Zealand Cot Death Association, Auckland, New Zealand
Pediatrics 112:907-13. 2003....
- Optimal restraint reduces the risk of abdominal injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashesMichael L Nance
Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Ann Surg 239:127-31. 2004..While optimal restraint has been shown to reduce the risk of injuries overall, its effect on specific types of injuries, in particular abdominal injuries, has not been demonstrated...
- Restraint use among northwest American Indian children traveling in motor vehiclesJodi A Lapidus
Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Division of Biostatistics, Center for Healthy Communities, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
Am J Public Health 95:1982-8. 2005..e., age and weight appropriate) passenger restraint systems...
- Pediatric restraint use is associated with reduced transports by emergency medical services providers after motor vehicle crashesA Chantal Caviness
Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Baylor Injury Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030 2399, USA
Prehosp Emerg Care 7:448-52. 2003..To determine the association between pediatric restraint use during motor vehicle crashes and patient transports by emergency medical services (EMS) providers...
- Racial differences in child safety restraint use in TennesseeV L Gunn
Department of Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Health Research Unit, Division of General Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 2504, USA
Inj Prev 11:340-2. 2005..To evaluate the appropriate use of child safety restraints (CSR) in black and white children...
- Airbag deployment and improperly restrained children: a lethal combinationAlfredo Quinones-Hinojosa
Department of Neurological Surgery, San Francisco Injury Center, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
J Trauma 59:729-33. 2005..We also reviewed the relevant literature and provide information useful for caregivers and health care professionals in hopes of reducing future injuries...
- Improving awareness and use of booster seats in Head Start familiesSarah E Pierce
University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
WMJ 104:46-51. 2005..To determine the knowledge level of Head Start providers, parents, and students about booster seats and to directly observe booster seat use before and after a combined educational program and booster seat giveaway...
- Are restrained children under 15 years of age in cars as effectively protected as adults?E Javouhey
Epidemiological Research and Surveillance Unit in Transport, Occupation and Environment, French National Institute for Transport and Safety Research, University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Bron, France
Arch Dis Child 91:304-8. 2006..To compare the injury distribution between children and adults, injured as restrained car passengers...
- Parental knowledge on car safety for children: an Israeli surveyMichal Hemmo-Lotem
Beterem, National Center for Child Safety and Health, Petach, Tiqva, Israel
ScientificWorldJournal 6:30-4. 2006..This study should alert planners and policy makers to the need of implementation of educational prevention programs for the Israeli public of parents concerning car safety for children in order to reduce childhood injury...
- Factors leading to crash fatalities to children in child restraintsChristopher P Sherwood
Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:343-59. 2003..Forty percent of all of the crashes were side impacts, and in all fatal side impact crashes there was intrusion at the child's seating position...
- Booster seats: protecting the forgotten childPaula J Yuma
Children s Medical Center Dallas, 1935 Motor St, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
J Pediatr Health Care 20:137-40. 2006
- Field use patterns and performance of child restraints secured by lower anchors and tethers for children (LATCH)Kristy B Arbogast
Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Accid Anal Prev 39:530-5. 2007..This subset of cases demonstrates that consumers are using the LATCH technology, at times with significant misuse and that significant injury still may occur, despite use of LATCH...
- Belt-positioning booster seats and reduction in risk of injury among children in vehicle crashesDennis R Durbin
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
JAMA 289:2835-40. 2003..Lack of booster seat effectiveness data may be a barrier to passage of stronger child restraint laws...
- Increases in booster seat use among children of low income families and variation with ageR Apsler
Rhode Island Hospital Injury Prevention Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Inj Prev 9:322-5. 2003..To increase booster seat use among low income parents...
- Examining child restraint use and barriers to their use: lessons from a pilot studyJ C Simpson
Injury Prevention Research Unit, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Inj Prev 9:326-31. 2003..To determine the suitability of four research methods to measure the rate of child restraint device (CRD) use and incorrect use in New Zealand and obtain data on barriers to CRD use...
- Analysis of booster seat and seat belt use: how many Wisconsin childhood deaths and hospitalizations could have been prevented in 1998--2002?Timothy E Corden
University of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics, Madison, WI 53792 4116, USA
WMJ 104:42-5. 2005..5 years. The outcomes measured were the reduction in MVC-associated childhood deaths and hospitalizations as a result of increased use of BPB seats or seat belts...
- Give Wisconsin children a boostLisa A Uherick
Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
WMJ 104:37-40. 2005..Health care providers can help increase booster seat use by educating parents, participating in community campaigns, and advocating for mandatory booster seat laws...
- Child passenger safety and the immunity fallacy: Why what we are doing is not workingKelli England Will
Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Pediatric Research, Eastern Virginia Medical School and Children s Hospital of The King s Daughters, Norfolk, VA 23510 1001, USA
Accid Anal Prev 37:947-55. 2005..Rather, for maximum behavioral success, injury prevention messages must shock and surprise parents into paying attention to something they would normally dismiss as unimportant...
- Effects of seating position and appropriate restraint use on the risk of injury to children in motor vehicle crashesDennis R Durbin
TraumaLink, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatrics 115:e305-9. 2005....
- Infants and children passengers in automobilesJ Kelley Avery
Risk Management Committee, State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company, Brentwood, TN, USA
Tenn Med 97:538-9. 2004
- Child and family safety device affordability by country income level: an 18 country comparisonD Hendrie
School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
Inj Prev 10:338-43. 2004..To compare availability, urban price, and affordability of child/family safety devices between 18 economically diverse countries...
- Trip characteristics of vehicle crashes involving child passengersI G Chen
The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Inj Prev 11:219-24. 2005..To describe the trip characteristics of vehicle crashes involving children, and to examine the effect of situational factors on front row seating or inappropriate restraint for young children...
- A preliminary evaluation of child restraints and anchorage systems for an Australian carJudith L Charlton
Monash University, Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Australia
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:73-86. 2004..The findings have important implications for the proposed introduction of changes to Australian Standards for CRS to permit both flexible and rigid systems to coexist with conventional seatbelt anchorage systems...
- Recent trends in child restraint practices in the United StatesFlaura K Winston
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 113:e458-64. 2004..To assess the success of recent outreach activities to promote appropriate child restraint in motor vehicles by examining trends in restraint types used by children under age 9 in 3 large regions of the United States...
- Factors associated with front row seating of children in motor vehicle crashesDennis R Durbin
Department of Pediatrics and TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Epidemiology 15:345-9. 2004..However, front row seating among these children remains common. To develop future educational and other interventions to decrease front row seating of young children, it is important to examine factors associated with this behavior...
- The impact of a nationwide effort to reduce airbag-related deaths among children: an examination of fatality trends among younger and older age groupsJames L Nichols
Nichols and Associates, 1712 Abbey Oak Drive, Vienna, VA 22182, United States
J Safety Res 36:309-20. 2005..This response, implemented in 1996, focused on moving children to a rear seat and increasing proper restraint usage...
- Community paediatricians' counseling patterns and knowledge of recommendations relating to child restraint use in motor vehiclesJ Rothenstein
Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Inj Prev 10:103-6. 2004..Transport Canada recommends four types of child restraint depending on the size of the child, and recent studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of recommended restraint use...
- Effectiveness of high back and backless belt-positioning booster seats in side impact crashesKristy B Arbogast
The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:201-213. 2005..This differential performance of the two types of BPB provides direction for future research into the design and performance of these restraints...
- National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) notesFederico E Vaca
Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Health and Policy Research, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 43:274-5; discussion 275-7. 2004
- Child passenger injury risk in motor vehicle crashes: a comparison of nighttime and daytime driving by teenage and adult driversIrene G Chen
The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 19104, USA
J Safety Res 37:299-306. 2006..To examine the association between child passenger injury risk, restraint use, and crash time (day vs. night) for children in crashes of vehicles driven by teenage versus adult drivers...
- Usability issues concerning child restraint system harness designChristina M Rudin-Brown
Ergonomics Division, Road Safety and Motor Vehicle Regulation Directorate, Transport Canada, 330 Sparks Street, 8th Floor, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1A 0N5
Accid Anal Prev 35:341-8. 2003..The benefits and costs of various design features are discussed, and a method to test harness design usability is presented...
- Misuse study of latch attachment: a series of frontal sled testsRajiv Menon
The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 51:129-54. 2007..The effective reduction was 37% in the HIC values, 6% in the chest G's, 30% in the head excursion, 22 % in the knee excursion and finally 37 % reduction in the Nij values...
- Most precious cargo: child restraints continue to save young lives, but gaps persist in many state lawsMelissa Savage
National Conference of State Legislatures, USA
State Legis 34:32-3. 2008
- Are booster seats needed: comparing occupant outcomes ages 4-7 versus 8-13Ted Miller
Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:249-59. 2002..If anything, they may fare better...
- Child passenger safety in the school-age populationJennifer P Yakupcin
Emergency Department, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 21:286-90. 2005
- Barriers to booster seat use and strategies to increase their useEdith M Simpson
Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Pediatrics 110:729-36. 2002..Pediatricians and other advocates have been called on to encourage booster seat use in these children. The objective of this study was to identify barriers to booster seat use and strategies to increase their use...
- JAMA patient page. Vehicle safety and childrenLise M Stevens
JAMA 287:1212. 2002
- Misuse of child restraint systems in crash situations - danger and possible consequencesPhilippe Lesire
Laboratoire d Accidentologie, de Biomécanique et d Etudes du Comportement Humain PSA Peugeot Citroen Renault, France
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 51:207-22. 2007..This work provides material for educational and training purposes to help parents understand that child restraints need to be correctly fitted in order to provide the level of protection they are designed for...
- Premature graduation of children in child restraint systems: an observational studyLara Vesentini
Research Institute Architecture, Mobility and Environment, Provincial College Limburg, Agoralaan, Building E, Diepenbeek, Belgium
Accid Anal Prev 39:867-72. 2007..07% of the children being restrained with seat belts. The risk of incorrectly using the shoulder belt increases when children are prematurely graduated in a CRS. The results are discussed in the light of other studies on this matter...
- [Traffic law compliance in the city of Santa Fe, Argentina]Juan Carlos Beltramino
Hospital de Niños Dr Orlando Alassia, Santa Fe, Provincia de Santa Fe, Argentina
Rev Panam Salud Publica 22:141-5. 2007..In order to reduce the high rate of mortality from traffic accidents, in addition to legislation and public-awareness campaigns, a system for enforcing compliance is needed...
- Frontal sled tests comparing rear and forward facing child restraints with 1-3 year old dummiesC P Sherwood
Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 51:169-80. 2007..Rear facing restraints with support legs provided the best results for all injury measures, while RF restraints in general provided the lowest chest displacements and neck loads...
- Compulsory child restraint seat law and motor vehicle child occupant deaths and injuries in Japan 1994-2005E Desapriya
Department of Pediatrics, Faculties of Medicine and Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 15:93-7. 2008..It was found that the compulsory CRS law enacted in April 2000 did not result in a statistically significant reduction in child MV occupant fatalities and injuries in Japan...
- Seatbelts and the law: how well do we protect Australian children?Katie N Reeve
Australian Paediatric Surveillance Unit, The Children s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 186:635-8. 2007..Australian parents are confused about the safest restraint and seating position, particularly for children aged > 2 years. Australian child restraint legislation needs to be reviewed to increase the rate of optimal restraint use...
- An investigation of child restraint/seatbelt usage in motor vehicles by Maori in Northland New ZealandM Brewin
Injury Prevention Research Centre, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Inj Prev 9:85-6. 2003..To investigate child restraint/seatbelt use by the indigenous (Maori) population in Northland New Zealand...
- Motor-vehicle occupant injury: strategies for increasing use of child safety seats, increasing use of safety belts, and reducing alcohol-impaired drivingC A Evans
National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
MMWR Recomm Rep 50:1-14. 2001..This report provides additional information regarding these recommendations, briefly describes how the reviews were conducted, and provides information to help apply the interventions locally...
- Children in taxis: an opportunity for pediatricians and emergency physicians to save lives?Reza Keshavarz
North General Hospital, New York, NY 10035, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 22:704-9. 2006..The aim of this study was to assess the level of knowledge and compliance of parents with children presenting for emergency care of the National Highway and Traffic Association safety seat guidelines in private cars and taxicabs...
- Correct and incorrect use of child restraints: results from an urban survey in New ZealandJ C Simpson
Injury Prevention Research Unit, University of Otago, P O Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:260-3. 2006..Correct use is a moderately complex task. Restraint systems need to be designed to minimize the opportunity for error and maximize safety...
- Child motor vehicle occupant and pedestrian casualties before and after enactment of child restraint seats legislation in JapanE B R Desapriya
Institute of Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennoudai Tsukubashi, Ibraki 305 8571, Japan
Inj Control Saf Promot 11:225-30. 2004..The purpose of compulsory child restraint seats legislation in April 2000 was to reduce the number of child passengers killed or injured in motor vehicle crashes...
- Home safety measures and the risk of unintentional injury among young children: a multicentre case-control studyJohn C LeBlanc
IWK Health Centre and the Department of Pediatrics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
CMAJ 175:883-7. 2006....
- Pediatric preparedness of US emergency departments: a 2003 surveyMarianne Gausche-Hill
Department of Emergency Medicine, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, 1000 W Carson St, Box 21, Torrance, CA 90509, USA
Pediatrics 120:1229-37. 2007..Our goal was to assess the degree of pediatric preparedness of emergency departments in the United States...
- The use of baby walkers in Iranian infantsF Shiva
Department of Paediatrics, Shahid Beheshti Medical University, Paediatric Infections Research Centre, Mofid Children s Hospital, Dr Shariati Avenue, Tehran 15468154, Iran
Singapore Med J 51:645-9. 2010..A study was conducted to define the pattern of baby walker usage and the rate of walker-related injuries in infants, as well as to determine the effects of baby walkers on the start of independent walking among infants...
- Knowledge and attitude of Turkish parents regarding car safety seats for childrenEsra Sevketoglu
Department of Pediatrics, Bakirkoy Dr Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 15:482-6. 2009..Car safety seats protect children in a crash if they are used correctly. The objective of this study was to assess the level of parental knowledge and their attitudes regarding car safety seats...
- Motor vehicle injury prevention: current recommendations for child passenger safetyM Denise Dowd
University of Missouri Kansas City, MO, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 20:778-82; quiz 783-5. 2004
- Infant bath seats, drowning and near-drowningR W Byard
Forensic Science Centre and Child Protection Unit, Women s and Children s Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
J Paediatr Child Health 40:305-7. 2004..To investigate the possible role of infant bathtub seats in drowning and near-drowning episodes in infants...
- The appropriate and inappropriate use of child restraint seats in ManitobaJohn Blair
Department of Pediatric Orthopaedics, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 15:151-6. 2008..Failure to use child restraint systems properly can contribute to serious injury or death of a child...
- A reusable diaper evaluation within a children's hospitalR J Dooley
Children s Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Hosp Mater Manage Q 15:77-85. 1994..Although reusable diapers may be considered to be a better environmental choice, there are currently not enough overriding incentives to make a switch at this time...
- The Christmas cribDavid Watkins
Pract Midwife 8:46. 2005
- Interaction between bed sharing and other sleep environments during the first six months of lifePat Buckley
Department of Physiology, Adelaide University, 5005, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Early Hum Dev 66:123-32. 2002..This may be of significance in studies which examine the relationship between bed sharing and sudden infant death syndrome...
- Challenges associated with the evaluation of a dental health promotion programme in a deprived urban areaG M Davies
Manchester Primary Care Trust, Manchester UK
Community Dent Health 24:117-21. 2007..It exemplifies the problems of undertaking population based interventions in deprived communities...
- Falls from highchairsJohannes Schalamon
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 34, 8036, Graz, Austria
Eur J Pediatr 165:732-3. 2006
- Child restraint use in 2006--use of correct restraint typesMary Pat McKay
Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Injury Prevention and Control, The George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
Ann Emerg Med 51:206-7; discussion 207-9. 2008
- Effectiveness of child safety seats vs seat belts in reducing risk for death in children in passenger vehicle crashesMichael R Elliott
Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:617-21. 2006..To provide an estimate of benefit, if any, of child restraint systems over seat belts alone for children aged from 2 through 6 years...
- An analysis of deaths in portable cribs and playpens: what can be learned?Allison Jackson
Freddie Mac Foundation Child and Adolescent Protection Center, Children s National Medical Center, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:261-6. 2008..Programs recommending and using playpens/portable cribs as routine infant sleep surfaces must be aware of the need for additional guidance regarding use of playpens/portable cribs...
- Concern over bottle holding pillowTricia Ker-Davies
Community Pract 78:448. 2005
- Effect of booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by children 4 to 7 years old involved in crashesFlaura K Winston
Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:270-5. 2007..To quantify the independent contribution of recently enacted booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by child passengers in motor vehicles...
- Reconstruction of crashes involving injured child occupants: the risk of serious injuries associated with sub-optimal restraint use may be reduced by better controlling occupant kinematicsLynne E Bilston
Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, University of New South Wales Randwick New South Wales, Australia
Traffic Inj Prev 8:47-61. 2007....
- Vehicle interior interactions and kinematics of rear facing child restraints in frontal crashesC P Sherwood
Center for Applied Biomechanics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:215-28. 2005..Attachment methods which reduce child restraint rotation and more rigidly couple the restraint to the vehicle result in the best safety performance...
- How learning to shake a rattle affects 8-month-old infants' perception of the rattle's sound: electrophysiological evidence for action-effect binding in infancyMarkus Paulus
Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behaviour, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:90-6. 2012..Our results provide therefore electrophysiological evidence that infants as young as 8 months are able to acquire bidirectional action-effect associations and parallel findings of audiovisual mirror neurons in the monkey brain...
- Evaluation of community-based programs to increase booster seat useRenée M St Louis
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, 2901 Baxter Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2150, USA
Accid Anal Prev 40:295-302. 2008..Findings from the study can be useful to other communities interested in implementing programs to increase the use of booster seats...
- Risk of cardio-respiratory abnormalities in preterm infants placed in car seats: a cross-sectional studyVallier C Ojadi
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatal Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
BMC Pediatr 5:28. 2005....
- Screening for risky alcohol use among caregivers of pediatric trauma patients: a pilot studyR Todd Maxson
Trauma Services, Dell Children s Medical Center of Central Texas, Austin, Texas 78723, USA
J Trauma 67:S37-42. 2009..The purpose of this study was to investigate a pilot screening process for risky drinking caregivers, to determine rates of risky alcohol use, and to assess potential relationships between risky drinking and child safety behaviors...
- Italy introduces "baby boxes" to save lives of abandoned newbornsClare Chapman
BMJ 332:322. 2006
- Using a focus group to determine car seat use among mothers of children aged 3 to 7 yearsBarbara Medoff-Cooper
Pediatric Nursing, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 32:165-9. 2007..This study built on prior research and examined the beliefs, behaviors, barriers and motivating factors for use of child car seats with children aged 3 to 7 years...
- Child safety seat counseling: three keys to safetyFrances Biagioli
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97219, USA
Am Fam Physician 72:473-8. 2005..Boost Until Big Enough" emphasizes that children need to use booster seats until they are big enough to fit properly into an adult safety belt...
- The effectiveness of a multimedia intervention on parents' knowledge and use of vehicle safety systems for childrenAnne W Snowdon
Odette School of Business, University of Windsor, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
J Pediatr Nurs 23:126-39. 2008..Results indicated that knowledge increased significantly following the intervention. Use of professional sources of information was an important factor that is linked with increased parents' knowledge...
- Growth of healthy term infants fed an extensively hydrolyzed casein-based or free amino acid-based infant formula: a randomized, double-blind, controlled trialMarlene W Borschel
1Abbott Nutrition, Abbott Laboratories, Columbus, OH, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:910-7. 2013..This study demonstrates that AF supports normal growth of infants comparable to that of infants fed HF during the critical first 4 months of life. ..
- Physiological and biomechanical responses while running with and without a strollerJ D Smith
Department of Health and Physical Education, Texas A and M University, Kingsville, TX, USA
J Sports Med Phys Fitness 45:270-6. 2005..The hypothesis was that running with a stroller for 30 minutes would shorten stride length and increase physiological indices of exercise...
- Development of a child safety seat Hassles Scale in a largely low-income Latino populationPhyllis F Agran
Department of Emergency Medicine, Center for Trauma and Injury Prevention Research, University of California Irvine, 101 The City Dr, Building 200, Suite 715, Orange, California 92868, USA
Pediatrics 118:e85-91. 2006..Several factors have been reported to influence child safety seat use. A child safety seat Hassles Scale was developed to explore hassles that are associated with child safety seat nonuse...
- Hypothermia: prevention at community levelD Morley
Institute of Child Health, University of London, UK
Trop Doct 32:22-4. 2002
- Automotive child restraint systems in northeastern ItalyF Valent
Unit of Hygiene and Epidemiology, DPMSC, University of Udine, Italy
Acta Paediatr 92:958-64. 2003..To evaluate the use of automotive restraint systems among children in Northeast of Italy and to describe parental knowledge and reasons for either use or non-use...
- Delivery of HFA and CFC salbutamol from spacer devices used in infancyJ C Dubus
Department of Pediatrics, CHU Timone Enfants, 13385 Cedex 5, Marseille, France
Int J Pharm 222:101-8. 2001..05). Only Airomir produced a similar FPD with all three spacer devices. Chlorofluorocarbon-salbutamol pMDIs are not generics when used with spacer devices. The three spacer devices may be used interchangeably with Airomir...
- Pediatric residents buckle up: a child safety seat training program for pediatric residentsJ A Tender
Department of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Ambul Pediatr 1:333-7. 2001..The intervention group rated the CSS installation session as extremely helpful. CONCLUSION: A hands-on educational program can be an effective, well-accepted method for increasing pediatric residents' knowledge about CSS use...
- Leaching of bisphenol A from new and old babies' bottles, and new babies' feeding teatsB L L Tan
Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Asia Pac J Public Health 15:118-23. 2003..30 ng/cm2 respectively. Bisphenol A was observed to have leached from babies' feeding teats into 37 degrees C water ranged from non-detectable to 22.86 ng/g. The technique employed in this study is fast, reliable and economical...
- Re: Baby car seatsJanet B Lloyd
RCM Midwives J 5:140. 2002
- Locomotor milestones and babywalkers. Statistics may have been chosen to produce the required conclusionsGillian V Weeks
BMJ 325:657. 2002
- Effect of head support on oxygen saturation in preterm infants restrained in a car seatShaul Dollberg
Department of Neonatology, Lis Maternity Hospital, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel
Am J Perinatol 19:115-8. 2002..Oxygenation is not improved in relatively healthy preterm infants placed in a car seat when their head is supported to prevent lateral movements by a special apparatus...
- The effects of a contoured foam seat on postural alignment and upper-extremity function in infants with neuromotor impairmentsKathleen Washington
Division of Physical Therapy, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Box 356490, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Phys Ther 82:1064-76. 2002..Parental perceptions regarding the use and effects of the CFS also were assessed via semistructured interviews...
- Child restraint system use and misuse in six statesLawrence E Decina
Trans Analytics, LLC, 1722 Sumneytown Pike, P O Box 328, Kulpsville, PA 19443, USA
Accid Anal Prev 37:583-90. 2005..Other types of CRS misuses were also observed and recorded in the study. Recommendations are provided for field observation techniques, periodic monitoring, and research for education and enforcement strategies...
- Evaluating the impact of child safety seat check-up events on parental knowledgeAshley B Herring
Health Sciences Department, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA
J Ark Med Soc 99:187-90. 2002..Additionally, participants believed that car seats are of great importance and do protect their children in the event of a crash...
- Critical gaps in child passenger safety practices, surveillance, and legislation: Georgia, 2001Catherine Staunton
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Pediatrics 115:372-9. 2005....
- Injury caused by baby walkers: the predicted outcomes of mandatory regulationsPeter G Thompson
Epidemiology Branch, South Australian Department of Human Services, PO Box 6, Rundle Mall, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia
Med J Aust 177:147-8. 2002..To examine the potential of the New South Wales baby-walker regulation to reduce injury...
- Factors influencing the use of booster seats: a state-wide survey of parentsC Raymond Bingham
University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, 2901 Baxter Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2150, USA
Accid Anal Prev 38:1028-37. 2006..The need for booster seat laws, issues of social equity, and implications for intervention were discussed...
- Providing car seat checks with well-child visits at an urban health center: a pilot studyKyran P Quinlan
Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637 1470, USA
Inj Prev 13:352-4. 2007..To evaluate a pilot program of providing child restraint system (CRS) checks by certified technicians with well-child care in an urban health center serving a low-income community...
- A longitudinal study of the effectiveness of a multi-media intervention on parents' knowledge and use of vehicle safety systems for childrenAnne W Snowdon
University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Accid Anal Prev 41:498-505. 2009..The results of this study can help guide the development and implementation of future intervention programs and injury prevention policy...
- Head injuries in infants: the risks of bouncy chairs and car seatsT Wickham
Department of Paediatric Accident and Emergency, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London, UK
Arch Dis Child 86:168-9. 2002..To establish whether the incorrect use of bouncy chairs (BC) and car seats (CS) is a significant cause of injuries in babies...
- Feeding behaviour of infants with cleft lip and palateK Mizuno
Chiba Children s Hospital, Division of Neonatology, Chiba, Chiba City, Japan
Acta Paediatr 91:1227-32. 2002..The difference in intra-oral movements between the type-P teat, modified for the evaluation of feeding behaviour, and an unmodified type-P teat was also compared using ultrasonography...
- Parents' knowledge about and use of child safety systemsAnne W Snowdon
Faculty of Nursing, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 38:98-114. 2006..The authors recommend that nurses develop a comprehensive and systematic strategy to ensure that families understand how to secure children in vehicles using the correct safety seat for the child's height, weight, and age...
- A pilot survey of child restraint and seating position in cars in Florence Health Authority areaC Lorini
Public Health Department, University of Florence, Italy
Ann Ig 19:161-6. 2007..In spite of the introduction of New Italian road traffic law, in the study area the modality of children's transport in cars was frequently not correct, which constitutes a risk for the health of this specific target group...
- Development of Guidelines and Assessment Tools for Truck Ingress/EgressMatthew Reed; Fiscal Year: 2009..The guidelines and assessment methods will be disseminated through publications, standards organizations, and a dedicated website. ..
- Longitudinal study of caries in a rural WIC populationJohn Warren; Fiscal Year: 2004..Data from this pilot study will be of great value and will position the study team to effectively conduct future intervention studies to reduce oral health disparities. ..
- Tailored Web Program to Reduce At-Risk College DrinkingC Raymond Bingham; Fiscal Year: 2009..If effective, the proposed intervention could be inexpensively modified to deliver effective interventions to large numbers of university students, members of other populations, and to target other health risk behaviors. ..
- The Johns Hopkins Injury Control Research CenterAndrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2008..Application Not Provided ..
- Health Literacy and Child Prevention InjuryAndrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Evaluating Child Safety Product Dissemination and Educa*Andrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract not provided ..
- Brief Child Safety Interventions in Emergency DepartmentAndrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2004..With the ever growing access to computers in medical care settings, the Safety in Seconds program should be readily adaptable to other pediatric emergency department settings that serve vulnerable populations. ..
- PROTOONCOGENE GALPHAI2 IN LUNG EPITHELIAL CELL GROWTHTHOMAS KINANE; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- The Genetic Epidemiology of Asthma in Costa RicaJUAN CELEDON; Fiscal Year: 2005..In addition, it will create a bank of phenotypic and genotypic information that will facilitate further hypothesis testing in a unique patient cohort. ..
- Family Functioning of Adults Maltreated as ChildrenDavid DiLillo; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- CONTROL OF BREATHING IN RECOVERY FROM APNEABradley Thach; Fiscal Year: 2008..Louis, MO.) of infants dying suddenly and unexpectedly to determine if post mortem body temperature indicates involvement of overheating or disorders of thermoregulation in SIDS. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UNDERSTANDING OCCUPATIONAL INJURY AND ILLNESS TRENDSTed Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002..We also will pilot test use of an input-output model to assess the impact of occupational injury/illness on the economy. ..
- MEDICALLY TREATED AND FATAL SUICIDE ACTS: NUMBER & COSTTed Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002..We expect the model to suggest the estimated annual US suicide death toll is 5%-7% above reported levels. (5) To modify an existing injury cost model to more accurately cost suicide acts and apply the model to national data. ..